Humanities@Work connects Case Western Reserve University humanities students with corporate, government, nonprofit, and other partners through community discussions, networking events, and paid career opportunities. Humanities@Work  is a nationally-recognized initiative which the Baker-Nord Center for the Humanities began in 2016 in collaboration with Postgraduate Planning and Experiential Education, the Office of Corporate Relations, and the Dean’s Office of the College of Arts and Sciences.

Please note: This site only has information about undergraduate programming at the Baker-Nord Center.  For information on all of the center’s programming, including public events, faculty funding, and endowed lectures, please visit the Baker-Nord Center’s website, bakernord.case.edu.


GirlTrek Founder at Think Forum

The first Think Forum speaker this semester is T. Morgan Dixon, cofounder & CEO of GirlTrek. Dixon’s talk will center on the intersection of race and gender, entrepreneurship, public health, and how GirlTrek has brought communities together before and during the pandemic. Tuesday, March 30, 2021 at 5 p.m.Presented by University...

Congrats 2020 Guthrie Winners

Congratulations to the 2020 Guthrie Prize Winners!  There were 17 great entries this year, and the top participants were neck-and-neck across many categories on the judges' scoring rubric. In the end, four students were awarded cash prizes totalling $1200.  This year's recipients were: First place  - Sierra Grabowska, Theater ’22 “Micro-hospitalization...

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Meet With Bestselling Authors

You can meet some of the leading authors visiting Cleveland this semester!  Through our partnership with the Cuyahoga County Public Library, CWRU students have the opportunity to have our students participate in these exciting programs. You can RSVP on Campus Groups. Wednesday, March 3, 7:00 PM Author: Yotam Ottolenghi in conversation with...

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Arts Internships in Cleveland

Host organizations have been selected for the 2021 Cleveland Foundation Summer Internship program and some of the projects may be of interest to candidates within your networks. The deadline to apply has been extended until March 1. Apply here! More information is included below, and some opportunities that might...

Funded Remote Micro-Internships!

Remote Micro-Internships for Humanities Students We've teamed up with local nonprofits to create a series of spring "micro-internship" projects that are designed specifically for CWRU humanities students! Each internship will vary in length and scope, but all of them fall within these parameters: All projects are remote (no in-person contact) ...

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CWRU Wall Street Walk

The CWRU Wall Street Walk is designed especially to introduce non-business majors to the opportunities that they can find in business, finance, and related areas in New York City. The trek will involve individual meetings and panel discussions with a broad range of institutions and alumni across many facets...

CCEL Social Change Series

In collaboration with campus and community partners, the Center for Civic Engagement & Learning (CCEL) is pleased to continue its new series highlighting monthly a different form of civic engagement that contributes to social change. February’s theme is Advocacy. Explore one of the many opportunities to hear from Cleveland...

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Arts & Sciences Career Workshop

The Arts & Sciences Job/Internship Search Workshop will be held on Feb. 17th, from 4-5 pm, via Zoom. Registration is in Handshake... Calling all arts & sciences majors searching for jobs and internships to kick-start your careers. Attend this workshop and learn how to find possibilities or even create...

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Government Affairs Internship

Lubrizol is searching for an intern for the company's Sustainability Organization's Government Relations team. Responsibilities include communicating and developing relationships with US legislators and other stakeholders. They welcome applications from CWRU humanities students. To view the full listing and apply, check out the position on Handshake.

Mock Career Fair

Virtual Mock Career Fair on January 21. It's almost career fair time again! The Office of Post-Graduate Planning and Experiential Education will be hosting two virtual fairs this spring, engineering, technology, & science on Feb. 15, and business, arts, & service on Feb. 25. To gain some extra experience...